Sunday, January 25, 2015

A reminder to all members that fees are due for 2015.
Our rates haven't changed over the last number of years and remain a modest €7 for an individual, €4 for a junior or student and €8 for a family.
Membership forms are to be found in club documents and can be e-mailed to myself. Payment can be made at any of the events.
Members are eligible to run on CNOC relay teams at all national and international events.
All the best for 2015.
CNOC email:

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Donadea 25th Jan 2015

A flask and a headband

Our first event of the year is in Donadea Forest Park next Sunday 25th January
Pre-registration is now open HERE
Eileen has planned 3 courses:
Long 7.6 km 27 controls, difficult navigation
Medium 5.3 km 25 controls, difficult navigation
Adventure Run 2.5 km 10 controls, easier navigation
And there will be a short fun course for younger children - no timing, free!

Start times 11:00 to 13:00
Courses close 15:00
Entry fees:
Adult €8
Junior/Student/over-65 €4
Family €18
Groups by arrangement.
If you are bringing a group please email to give us advance warning.

We will be using SI timing.  If you own a SI card please pre-register HERE
And please check your details are up to date in the IOA archive

SI timing chips will be available to hire – cost €1 each.
There will be entry on the day.

Entry to the Forest Park
Entry normally costs €5 per car.
The barrier will be open for free entry to orienteers from 10:30 to 11:00 on Sunday.

Directions: Take the R407 Clane-Kilcock road.  From Clane after 4km turn left and follow signs for Donadea for another 4km.  From the M4 Kilcock exit take the R407 for 7.5km, turn right & follow signs for Donadea for 3.5km.

Friday, January 9, 2015


Here are some dates for your 2015 calendars
CNOC Events
Sun 25th Jan - Local event in Donadea
Sat 14th Feb - The final event of the Dublin by Night series.
Sun 8th March - Leinster League event.

Other Events
Sat 17th Jan - Major Events Conference.  There are still a few places left at this,
Sat 7th Feb - DUO are holding a relay on the Curragh as part of their 40th Anniversary celebrations. Teams can be made up of people who attended the same college, or anyone at all!  See the DUO 40th anniversary blog

The Dublin by Night series starts up on Sat 10th in Phoenix Park, with 6 events in the series – not to be missed if you like NightO.
The Leinster League resumes on Sun 8th Feb with the DUO event on Djouce.